Corporate Partnership Manager[email protected]
Mike is originally from Apple Valley, MN, and graduated with a degree in Political Science from Concordia University Wisconsin, where he was also a member of the men’s ice hockey team. Mike has several years of business development, customer service, and operations experience in a variety of industries. Prior to joining the Checkers, Mike spent three years in the association management field where he led, among other things, all sponsorship sales efforts for two nonprofit organizations.
He comes to the our organization with an amazing passion for building and growing relationships with corporate partners and an excitement to work with current and future partners. Mike will continue to ensure successful activation programs are implemented and ROIs are maximized.
In his free time, Mike enjoys exploring North Carolina with his fiancée Mary-Kate and their German Shorthaired Pointer Yuki.
|Hometown||Apple Valley, MN|
|College and Major||Concordia University Wisconsin, BA Political Science|
|Favorite sports team||Minnesota Wild|
|Favorite hockey player of all time||Nick Lidstrom|
|What would your goal song be?||“Who Let The Dogs Out” by Baha Men|
|Do you have any pets?||German Shorthaired name Yuki and two cats named Ginsburg and Beej|
|What did you want to be as a kid?||NHL player|
|Favorite vacation spot||My parents’ cabin on Big McKenzie Lake in Spooner, Wisconsin|
|Hidden talent||Fluent in American Sign Language|
|Favorite movie||No Country for Old Men|
|Is a hot dog a sandwich?||Yes|